Jayne Ludlow Announced as new Wales National Women’s Team Manager
The Football Association of Wales is delighted to announce that the new Wales National Women’s Teams Manager is Jayne Ludlow.
Jayne’s contribution to Women’s football, both for club and country, has been immense. She has been an inspiration to the current Women’s senior and intermediate squads and was described by previous Wales Manager Jarmo Matikainen as the best women’s player Wales has ever produced. Jayne represented Arsenal for 13 years and remains Arsenal’s all-time record goal scorer.
Born in Llwynypia, Jayne has played for the likes of Barry Town Ladies, Millwall Lionesses, Southampton Saints and Arsenal. At club level she won the FA Women’s Premier League National Division on 9 occasions and the FA Women’s Cup on 8.
In 2006-07 she was a member of the Arsenal team that won the UEFA Women’s Cup. She won her first international cap in 1996 aged just 17 and went on to play 61 times for her country scoring 19 goals.
Recently Jayne has been manager and director of Reading Women. and has also been involved with coaching the Wales Under 16 side.
Source courtesy of: faw.org.uk
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